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In early days of Oz, A Fiery Friendship works for good, by Lisa Fiedler, illustrated by Sebastian Giacobino (book review)
When Glinda was a schoolgirl and the Brick Road didn’t shine brightly, Oz existed, long-historied already… Every well-known story has a “before” – before the crisis threatens, before the heroes awaken, before the epic battle. Gabriel Gale’s Ages of Oz series brings us the “before” for Glinda the Good and other citizens of Oz, before Dorothy and Toto followed that familiar yellow brick road, as “the Royal Historian of Oz” allows another to be called “author” so these stories can be published in our world. Look for book 2, A Dark Descent, in May 2018 as A Fiery Friendship comes out in paperback. How do you know when a convenient …